Airport Job Openings

The Airport currently has the following jobs/positions available: Airport Vehicle, Heavy Equipment, and Systems Technician

  • The Helena Regional Airport Authority has an exciting career opportunity for an Airport Vehicle, Heavy Equipment and Systems Technician. The position is part of the Airport Maintenance Department and will focus on repairing and maintaining a diverse range of highly unique airport equipment including light duty gas powered vehicles and equipment in addition to complex heavy diesel powered snow removal equipment, fire trucks, tractors, lawn equipment, and other specialized systems. Beginning wage is $29.45/hour with a 5 year salary increase matrix as experience is gained each year. Health insurance policy including medical, dental and vision is paid 100% for the employee. Montana Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) contribution along with sick leave and vacation benefits. Must be highly skilled in working on automobiles and heavy diesel equipment and possess post-secondary education in automotive repair and heavy equipment diesel technology including proficiency in computers for diagnosing electrical systems on equipment. Employment requires candidate to pass a TSA mandated employee background security check with no disqualifying offenses and a clean driving record acceptable to the airport’s insurance provider. Must be physically capable of serving as a member of the Airport’s Aircraft Rescue Firefighting Team (training provided) to respond to fires and aircraft accidents. 40 hours a week guaranteed. Must be flexible to work irregular hours, overtime, and holidays operating complex snow removal equipment as part of Airport Snow Removal Team. Required to serve a 6 month probationary period during which under Montana Employment Law you may be terminated with or without cause. The Helena Regional Airport Authority is an equal opportunity employer. To receive a job description a job description/information packet please visit, or email or call Airport Administration at (406)-442-2821. A complete job description and supporting information may also be picked up in person at the Airport Administration Office located on the second floor of the terminal building Monday – Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. or Fridays from 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Position Application Period Closes 5:00 p.m. Friday February 10, 2023.
    • Description of the job can be found HERE
    • Airport Job Application can be found HERE

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